APOPO vzw

APOPO's mission is to develop detection rats technology to provide solutions for global problems and inspire positive social change. APOPO's vision is to solve pressing humanitarian challenges with detection rats technology. Our core values are: Quality - Demonstrating and promoting high standards in research, design, training and implementation of detection rats technology. Social Transformation - Developing skills, creating jobs, improving socio-economic and environmental conditions, releasing land for development, and combating public health issues. Innovation - Pioneering creative research and innovative solutions within a participatory learning culture. Diversity - Embracing diversity...

Abu and his family are now safe

Abu and his family are now safe
Photo from Progress Report 'Abu helps rid his community of landmines' (view small | med | large | orig)

Abu helps clear Mozambique of landmines

Abu helps clear Mozambique of landmines
Photo from Progress Report 'Abu helps rid his community of landmines' (view small | med | large | orig)

Abu is one of APOPO's deminers

Abu is one of APOPO's deminers
Photo from Progress Report 'Abu helps rid his community of landmines' (view small | med | large | orig)

Villagers working in their fields next to mines

Villagers working in their fields next to mines
Photo from Progress Report 'Freeing Cambodia of landmines' (view small | med | large | orig)

Some areas are highly contaminated with mines

Some areas are highly contaminated with mines
Photo from Progress Report 'Freeing Cambodia of landmines' (view small | med | large | orig)

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